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August 23, 2017 - 36 minutes ago

Pitt County sheriff’s deputies were called to a residence on Old Fire Tower Road after the home was struck by bullets about 2 a.m. today.

“An unknown car went by the residence and (an occupant) fired shots,” said Lt. Kip Gaskins of the Pitt County Sheriff’s Office.…

August 23, 2017

 WASHINGTON, N.C. — Republicans from Beaufort and Pamlico counties discovered a common ground with the state's Democrats on Tuesday; a mutual dislike of the state's proposed legislative redistricting plans.

Speakers from those counties joined more than 250 people to speak about the…

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August 23, 2017

Regardless of who wins the District 3 race, residents can be sure their representative will focus on improving sidewalks and pedestrian safety.

Both Uriah Ward and Will Bell are running for the seat being vacated by one-term Councilman McLean Godley. Godley announced in the spring he would be…

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August 23, 2017

Compared to recent years, when Vidant Health System budget writers have had to wrestle with operational challenges and fiscal uncertainty over federal and state political upheavals, the 2017-18 budget approved Tuesday by the Board of Directors came as a breath of fresh air. 

The budget…

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August 23, 2017

Greenville police are investigating a fight between brothers that turned violent and sent both of them to the hospital with injuries.

Officers were called to the 400 block of Burrington Road at 8:40 p.m. on Aug. 16 for a fight in progress, according to an incident report. Upon arrival, officers…

August 23, 2017

A Greenville man failed to reduce speed and collided with another car on Dickinson Avenue near Allen Road, then went left of center and crashed head-on into a prison transport van, resulting in eight injuries and $35,000 in property damage, according to a weekly review of crashes investigated in…

August 23, 2017

Today

Blood drives

The American Red Cross will hold three blood drives: 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Eastern N.C. Donation Center, 700 Cromwell Drive; 2-6 p.m. at the Grifton Volunteer Fire Department, 6881 S. Highland Ave.; and 3-7 p.m. at Haw Branch Church of Christ, 1501 Haw Branch Road, Chocowinity;…

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August 22, 2017

On the first day of fall classes, hundreds of students gathered around East Carolina University’s campus to watch the solar eclipse on Monday afternoon, despite some conflicting class schedules.

Near the Howell Science Complex, where the physics department was handing out eclipse viewing…

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August 22, 2017

Pitt County's Confederate statue remains in place for the near future despite calls from about a dozen speakers at Monday's Board of Commissioners meeting to remove it from the courthouse grounds.

The Pitt County Board of Commissioners took no action after about 15 speakers weighed in on whether or…

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August 22, 2017

A $1.5 million body scanner unveiled at the Pitt-Greenville Airport today will improve security at the facility while protecting passenger privacy, officials said.

The new advanced imaging technology machine was installed by the Transportation Security Administration last week, and TSA agents began…

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